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PM must condemn China publicly for incursions, take quick action: Congress

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal said at a virtual press conference that the prime minister should address the nation and promise that anyone capturing Indian territory would be pushed back

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India China border row | Congress | China

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Maxar WorldView-3 satellite image shows ‘structures’ along LAC and Patrol Point  14 in the eastern Ladakh sector of Galwan Valley 	photo: reuters
Maxar WorldView-3 satellite image shows ‘structures’ along LAC and Patrol Point 14 in the eastern Ladakh sector of Galwan Valley | Photo: reuters

The on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to publicly condemn for its "brazen incursions" into Indian territory and urged the government to take "strong and quick action" to resolve the Line of Actual Control (LAC) issue.

Senior leader Kapil Sibal said at a virtual press conference that the prime minister should address the nation and promise that anyone capturing Indian territory would be pushed back.

He said the entire nation and the entire opposition would stand behind him and his promise.

Alleging that the last six years have seen the biggest diplomatic failure under the Modi government, the former Union minister said "some quick action" should be taken to resolve the LAC issue with

"Some quick action is required," he said seeking early resolution of the border dispute with China, while noting that diplomacy and economic blockade with would not work.

First Published: Sat, June 27 2020. 15:48 IST
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